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Negotiating Palestinian womanhood : encounters between Palestinian women and American missionaries, 1880s-1940s /

Enaya Hammad Othman.

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Author: Othman, Enaya
Published: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2016]
Topics: Women - Palestine - Social conditions - 20th century. | Americans - Palestine - History - 20th century. | Quakers - Palestine - History - 20th century. | Women missionaries - Palestine - History - 20th century. | Erziehung | Frau | Mission | Society of Friends | Umschulungswerkstätten für Siedler und Auswanderer Bitterfeld
Regions: Middle East - Palestine. | Palästina
Genres: History.
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Physical Description: xxiv, 217 pages ; 23 cm
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-207) and index.
ISBN: 9781498509237 (cloth ;
1498509231
Summary: This book examines the American Quaker educational enterprise in Palestine since its establishment in the late nineteenth century during the Ottoman rule and into the British Mandate period. Quaker education intersected with national and social forces and allowed for Palestinian girls' negotiation of multiple discourses about nationalism, womanhood, and motherhood.
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More Details for: Negotiating Palestinian womanhood : enco